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(Placename) a port in SW South Korea, on the Yellow Sea. Pop: 253 000 (2005 est)


(ˈmɔk poʊ)

a seaport in SW South Korea. 247,524.
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"Yongsan ch'olgo yong'yok Mokp'o chop'ok kwa kwallyon" [The Demolition Service Companies are Related to the Criminal Syndicates in Mokpo].
27, he said the rights of laborers should be guaranteed, but their collective action must be limited to a "just strike." Union members at three hospitals run by the Seoul archdiocese's Catholic Medical Center and the Catholic Hospital in Mokp'o in Kwangju archdiocese have been on strike since May to support union demands for improved wages and working conditions at more than 130 hospitals.
The crew left Mokp'o on the southwestern tip of the Korean Peninsula on April 9.